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Woonsocket crash knocks out power to thousands

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) -- Police are investigating what caused a man to crash his truck into a telephone pole in Woonsocket Friday evening, knocking out power to thousands.

WPRI - 2018-06-23 01:49:43

WANTED: Norwood TJ Maxx Shoplifting Suspect

NORWOOD, MA — Police are looking for a suspect in a shoplifting incident from June 18.Police say a woman who is about 5'5" with a thin build took items from the T.J. Maxx on Nahatan Street. She returned several items to loss prevention but surveillance shows that she had more, according to Mass. Mos

PATCH - 2018-06-21 19:28:20

Ex-Patriots Super Bowl Champion Sent To Jail For Domestic Case

Browner was arrested in L.A. County on May 6 for battery and child endangerment. He pleaded no contest and was sentenced to probation,according to TMZ. Court officials, however, discovered that the incident violated Browner's probation for another case and he was sentenced to 60 days in jail. He was

PATCH - 2018-06-22 21:36:29

Stoughton Cop Facing Motor Vehicle Homicide Charge Arraigned

Paul Williams pleaded not guilty in Dedham District Court to motor vehicle homicide by negligent operation of a motor vehicle, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and marked lanes violation. He is free on personal recognizance, according to court records.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 18:06:52

3 people arrested on weapons charges, possession of armor-piercing bullets

Three people were arrested on weapons charges after police found a stolen gun, armor-piercing bullets and a bulletproof vest during a traffic stop in Warwick, according to authorities.

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-06-22 18:08:12

Woonsocket July 4 Fireworks & More: 2018 Guide

WOONSOCKET, RI — Woonsocket's annual Independence Day concert and fireworks celebration is set for Monday, July 3, at Barry Memorial Field. Festivities kick-off with a musical performance by local favorites Jeff Gamache and Runaway Train. The time is to be announced, the City said, but will be eithe

PATCH - 2018-06-21 16:46:11

Senate won't consider 'equal pay' bill passed by the House

The House bill, passed Thursday, replaces the words "comparable work" with "equal work." Workers' advocates and some female lawmakers say that's an ineffective standard that requires the work to be exactly the same.

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-22 15:32:47

Walpole high school teacher accused of texting scandal with student

ofWALPOLE, Mass.- State officials are investigating after a high school teacher was accused of sending text messages to one of her students in Walpole.School officials said they have no comment on the matter except for the fact that no disciplinary action has been taken.The Department of Children an

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-23 01:31:57

Tewksbury man charged with robbing Gronkowski's home arraigned

Shane Denn (Franklin County Sheriff's Office)WRENTHAM, Mass. (AP) -- One of three men charged in connection with a robbery at the home of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski while he was away at the Super Bowl has been held on $100,000 bail.The Sun Chronicle reports that 26-year-old Shane

LOWELL SUN - 2018-06-21 14:42:08

Franklin, Medway Legions plan scholarship 5K

The 5 mile and 5K runs will take place at the Remington Middle School, 628 Washington St., Franklin. The entrance fee is $30 for adults and $20 for those under 18. All entrants are automatically entered into a raffle, which offers goods and services from local businesses. T-shirts are given to the f

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-06-23 08:00:00

Norton 4th Of July Nearby Fireworks: 2018 Guide

NORTON, MA — Norton doesn't have fireworks around the Fourth of July, but there are places to see them nearby.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 21:25:02

Providence man accused of trafficking cocaine from Puerto Rico

Eliot Figueroa-Rosario, 44, had been under investigation for a year starting on May 2017, says the DOJ.


Police investigate fatal crash on Route 106

GILMANTON — Police on Thursday were continuing to investigate a two-vehicle crash that claimed the life of Andrew Smith, 63, of Attleboro, Massachusetts.The crash occurred on Route 106, just south of the Belmont-Gilmanton town line, shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday.

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2018-06-22 04:15:00

FL Woman Arrested For Larceny Over $1,200: Framingham Police Log

9:45 a.m.: Joanna M. Ortiz, 29, homeless, Framingham, was arrested at Forbes Management on a warrant

PATCH - 2018-06-22 14:57:43

'Man Pulled Out Penis, Possibly Mechanic': Milford Police Log

7:33 p.m.: Caller reporting motorcycle into pole, rider is down injury to the neck and 204 reports no feeling in the operator's arms, 14 Whitewood road


Judge dismisses case against Attleboro man accused of taking bathroom video

Moniz was scheduled for a jury-waived trial on charges of being disorderly and disturbing the peace. His lawyer, William Brennick of Walpole, requested the dismissal.

SUN CHRONICLE - 2018-06-22 02:45:00

Selectmen not convinced of surplus land sale merits

© The Stoneham IndependentSTONEHAM, MA - Most selectmen remain unconvinced the town would reap a significant financial benefit by selling surplus municipal land.During a recent gathering in Town Hall, the board declined to pursue a potential revenue generator proposed by Selectman George Seibold, wh

HOMENEWSHERE.COM - 2018-06-22 12:51:00

Westborough House Has Saltwater Pool: Properties Under $500,000

Address:11 Spring St, Westborough, MassachusettsPrice: $479,900Square Feet: 1556Bedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 1 Full and 1 Half BathsBuilt: 1910Features: Downtown Living at it's BEST. Charming Gambrel with spectacular yard for playing/entertainment featuring a Heated SALT WATER In-Ground pool with new liner

PATCH - 2018-06-22 13:00:00

Milford's Sira Naturals Gets First Recreational Marijuana License

MILFORD, MA—Milford-based Sira Naturals has been named the first business in Massachusetts to be awarded a license to grow adult-use cannabis in the state, according to multiple reports.

PATCH - 2018-06-21 19:02:43

MBTA technician stole $80,000 from fare collection boxes, AG says

An MBTA repair technician stole more than $80,000 from the fare collection boxes he was assigned to fix, the Attorney General said.